|Boogie Woggie, Little Girl in New York|
‘Dialogue – Prints and Collections by Liu Ye is currently showing at Central Plaza in Hong Kong. The exhibition showcases a dozen of prints by the Chinese contemporary artist , as well as works of other Chinese artists - Wang Guangyi, Fang Lijun, Sui Jianguo, Zhou Chunya, Yang Shaobin and Wei Dong - collected by Liu Ye.
Thanks to Liu’s father, who is a writer of children literature, Liu’s childhood was filled with fairytales. With a solid training in both art and design, Liu has developed a unique painting style depicting a childlike world, in which cartoon-like characters are employed to narrate the stories of adult world.
Today he's recognized as one o the most influential Chinese contemporary artists